Writing Real World Expressions

- 1. Jack earned $20 more than half as much as Joe.
A) 5x + 20 B) 5x÷20 C) 5x - 20 D) 5x(20) - 2. Carl drove six miles more than twice the distance driven by Rita.
A) 2x + 6 B) 2x - 6 C) 2x÷ 6 D) 2x(6) - 3. Plant A grew 8 inches taller than three times the height of plant B.
A) 3x÷8 B) 3x+8 C) 3x-8 D) 3x(8) - 4. Gavin is two inches shorter than Ellie's height plus four.
A) (e+4)-2 B) (e+4)+2 C) (e+4)x2 D) (e+4)÷2 - 5. Yvette has twice as many coins as six less than Tim's collection.
A) 2-(x-6) B) 2÷(x-6) C) 2(x-6) D) 2+(x-6) - 6. In a bowl there are pears and grapes. The number of grapes is twenty less than four times the number of pears.
- 7. Nina equally split 150 candies into
4 groups. She took out x candies before she split the rest.
- 8. Five friends split the cost of a
dinner bill, plus the $8 tip.
A) (x+8)÷5 B) (x+8)-5 C) (x+8)+5 D) (x+8) x 5 - 9. I am six years older than three
times your age.
A) (3x) x 6 B) 3x-6 C) 3x÷6 D) 3x+6 - 10. Kim has four times the number of books that are in half of Sal's collection.
A) 4(.05 × a) B) 4(.05 ÷ a) C) 4(.05 + a) D) 4(.05 -a) |

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